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Language Academy
School Information:
7030 Nations Ford Road
Charlotte, NC 28217
Courier # 532
P: 980-343-5815 | F: 980-343-5854
Principal: Ynez Olshausen
LC: South Learning Community
Bell Schedule: 8:15 AM - 3:15 PM
Grades: K-8
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Waddell Language Academy
Creating Bright Futures in Six Languages
School Announcements
Information for Parents of our 8th grade students or Rising 9th graders
11/21/2014Read full story
Mark your Calendars - World Market Night is coming: December 4th
11/21/2014Read full story
Fun Run Pledge Collections. Click "Read full story" for more information
11/18/2014Read full story
Myers Park High School Open House and School Tours on Nov 19th at 8:30am
11/17/2014Read full story
Lost and Found is growing every day…encourage your student to look there for jackets/sweaters etc.
11/14/2014Read full story
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Current Calendar Events
Nov 24Taiko Club at 3:30-4:30 PM Auditorium
Nov 24No Sports or Events/Clubs
Nov 26Thanksgiving Holiday!
Nov 27Thanksgiving Holiday!
Nov 28Thanksgiving Holiday!
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Waddell Language Academy (formerly Smith Academy of International Languages) is a K-8 language immersion magnet located in Charlotte, North Carolina. We offer language immersion in Chinese, German, French, and Japanese for grades K through 8. We also offer Beginning Spanish in middle school. To discover more about language immersion and Waddell Language Academy, please explore our website or contact us.

Parents of Prospective Students: We welcome your inquiries, and we love to talk about our school. We cannot, however, accomodate impromptu visits. If you would like to talk to someone about the school, please call or email to schedule an appointment. Also, we do not give tours to individuals. Our group tours (also called open houses) are scheduled from November to February. To find out more about enrollment in CMS and magnet schools, please visit

**Please Note: To see the full list of School Announcements and Calendar Events, click on View Archive or View Full Calendar. These links are located in the lower right corner of each box.**

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